Friends Fiduciary News

Friends Fiduciary Calls for SEC to Mandate Sustainability Disclosure

September 19th, 2016

FFC wants sustainability information disclosures in order for investors to accurately assess risk

Friends Fiduciary Asks G20 Nations to Maximize Green Investment

September 9th, 2016

Friends Fiduciary joins other investors in providing world leaders with recommendations for comprehensive implementation of the Paris Agreement.

Investors Call on Governors in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic to Cut Carbon Emissions

August 4th, 2016

Friends Fiduciary supports efforts to reduce carbon emissions from the electric power sector in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.

Friends Fiduciary Asks SEC to Act on Lack of Climate Risk Disclosures

July 7th, 2016

FFC asks SEC to take appropriate action against companies failing to disclose material climate change risks.

UK Decision to Leave the EU Creates Uncertainty

June 24th, 2016

Today’s news that British voters have chosen to leave the European Union has caused a great deal of uncertainty for investors and agitated global stock and bond markets.

Friends Fiduciary Joins In Investor Statement on 3rd Anniversary of the Rana Plaza Tragedy

June 17th, 2016

FFC reminds apparel brands and retailers that more is needed to fulfill their commitment to improving garment industry working conditions.

Friends Fiduciary Asks SEC to Update and Enforce Climate Disclosure Guidelines

May 25th, 2016

In recent years, investors have raised awareness of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues and the need for greater disclosure from public companies.

Friends Fiduciary Calls for Updated Shareholder Rights Guidance

May 9th, 2016

FFC urges the Department of Labor to address inconsistencies and outdated guidance in their 2008 Shareholder Rights Bulletin.

Friends Fiduciary Urges Pharmaceutical Industry to Create a National Drug Take Back Program

April 18th, 2016

FFC asks leading Pharmaceutical companies to work with industry peers to address problems caused by unused and expired prescription drugs.

Friends Fiduciary Urges Companies to Reduce Food Waste

March 23rd, 2016

FFC raises awareness about the extensive impacts of food waste on hunger and the environment, and calls on food and restaurant companies to take action.